Bozeman, MT asked in Criminal Law and Personal Injury for Montana

Q: Can I take my district court case to the Montana Supreme Court before it’s heard in district court?

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Tim Akpinar
Tim Akpinar
  • Little Neck, NY

A: A Montana attorney could advise best, but your question remains open for three weeks. Something isn't fully clear because it sounds like you may be talking about a trial-level federal court and a high-level state court. An attorney in Montana could probably outline advantages, disadvantages, mandates, or ineligibilities for bringing your case in either the federal or state court system. Once those issues are addressed, an attorney could probably offer more guidance on appellate-level handling of your case, if things come to that. Good luck

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